The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 227 229 217
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing FTP 2 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.033% 0.034% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.22% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 16
Median salary £28,000 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
FTP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
924 899 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.34% 15.34% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 759 815 725
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing FTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the West Midlands region.

FTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for FTP.

1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
4 7 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Apache
5 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 6 (42.86%) nginx
5 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 6 (42.86%) Web Operations
6 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
6 5 (35.71%) SMTP
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
7 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 3 (21.43%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
8 3 (21.43%) EDI
8 3 (21.43%) RIP
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) CCNP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) nginx
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) SMTP
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
7 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
8 3 (21.43%) RIP
8 3 (21.43%) SSH
9 2 (14.29%) TACACS
10 1 (7.14%) NetScreen
10 1 (7.14%) OmniPeek
10 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Operations Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Web Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) EDI Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Operations Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) EDI
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 6 (42.86%) Web Operations
2 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
2 3 (21.43%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Pascal
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Axway
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Radware
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk